Salary Cut

MPs want CEOs allowances capped

MPs want CEOs allowances capped

THE Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Health and Child Care will engage the Finance ministry on the allowances of central hospital chief executives after discovering that there was no limit.

Council to slash salaries

Council to slash salaries

THE cash-strapped Gwanda Town Council is contemplating cutting its workers’ salaries arguing that it has been handsomely rewarding them at the expense of service delivery.

Govt welcomes salary cap lawsuits

Govt welcomes salary cap lawsuits

FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa has said the government would welcome lawsuits on the $6 000 salary cap for heads of local authorities, parastatals and State enterprises saying they would provide a public platform to discuss the matter.

Standardise council perks

Standardise council perks

THE government last week released a new set of figures concerning salaries of heads of urban and rural councils that in some instances were much lower than those given out by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa in March.

Top earners: Govt releases another list of mega perks

Top earners: Govt releases another list of mega perks

THE Beitbridge Rural District Council (BDC) chief executive officer (CEO) is the highest paid RDC official in the country with a total monthly package of $5 209,76, according to figures submitted to the National Assembly.

NetOne boss challenges  $6 000 salary cap

NetOne boss challenges $6 000 salary cap

NETONE boss Reward Kangai yesterday appealed to MPs to lobby for the government to urgently lift the $6 000 salary cap on top management of government-linked enterprises and local authorities.

Chinamasa reads  riot act on salaries

Chinamasa reads riot act on salaries

FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday warned that local authorities and heads of parastatals who choose to resist his salary cut order would be dealt with by a Cabinet committee set up to handle with the matter.

Salaries scandal shocks workers

Salaries scandal shocks workers

THE Victoria Falls Town Council’s lowest paid worker gets $270 per month and would have to work for about 60 months to reach the monthly remuneration of town clerk Phillip Ndlovu currently pegged at $16 199.

Salary cap threatens collective bargaining

Salary cap threatens collective bargaining

THE government’s decision to unilaterally impose a salary cap at State entities is likely to have an adverse effect on collective bargaining and salary negotiations, experts said yesterday.

Slashed mega salaries still too high: ZCTU

Slashed mega salaries still too high: ZCTU

THE new salary structure imposed by the government on parastatal bosses is still unsustainable for most government entities as they continue to reel from massive debts.

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